White Paper: Postacute CDI: An Introduction to Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals

Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists, November 1, 2015

This white paper, written by ACDIS Advisory Board member Wendy DeVreugd, RN, BSN, PHN, FNP, CCDS, MBA, provides an overview of long-term acute care hospitals and how they differ from short-term acute care hospitals, with an emphasis on important differences in coding, reimbursement, and quality reporting measures.